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    Officials and flags at opening ceremony of 1932 Olympic games, then long close up of IOC president Henri de Baillet-Latour, declaring the games open in French. Long shot of Olympic flame burning while band play.
    Team eventing from the equestrian arena next, and male rider making successful jumps, then his horse refuses a jump. Another rider, possibly USA's Edwin Argo, making successful jumps on the way to winning team gold for USA. Wider shot of Argo making successful jumps before horse catches jump and knocks it over. High angles of Argo making successful jumps.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    101008
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    201206.009
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    10:08:00 / 10:10:51
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  • Appears in...

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    1932 Los Angeles Olympics Great Olympics Opening Ceremonies
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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